General Practitioner Salary in the United States

How much does a General Practitioner make in the United States? The average General Practitioner salary in the United States is $123,164 as of October 30, 2019, but the salary range typically falls between $116,378 and $135,810. Salary ranges can vary widely depending on many important factors, including education, certifications, additional skills, the number of years you have spent in your profession. With more online, real-time compensation data than any other website, Salary.com helps you determine your exact pay target.  View the Cost of Living in Major Cities

What is a General Practitioner?

In the medical profession, a General Practitioner (GP) is a medical doctor who treats acute and chronic illnesses and provides preventive care and health education to patients. A General Practitioner manages types of illness that present in an undifferentiated way at an early stage of development, which may require urgent intervention. The holistic approach of general practice aims to take into consideration the biological, psychological, and social factors relevant to the care of each patient's illness. Their duties are not confined to specific organs of the body, and they have particular sk...

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Includes base and annual incentives

 
 
 
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These charts show the average base salary (core compensation), as well as the average total cash compensation for the job of General Practitioner in the United States. The base salary for General Practitioner ranges from $116,378 to $135,810 with the average base salary of $123,164. The total cash compensation, which includes base, and annual incentives, can vary anywhere from $116,378 to $138,970 with the average total cash compensation of $123,381.

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Job Openings for General Practitioner
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Barton Associates - 1 day ago
General supervision of a collaborating general practice physician (where applicable by State law or client contract). Qualifications (required unless otherwise noted): Education: * Nurse Practitioner
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Provider Solutions + Development - Seattle , WA
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